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The Senate is holding firm in its opposition to House Republicans' road funding plan. House Republicans have proposed increasing gas and cigarette taxes to create long-term road funding. Senate Appropriations Chairman Luke Kenley says those sources would run out. He's called for...
A proposed scholarship to lure honor students into teaching careers may be on hold till next year. House Speaker Brian Bosma proposed full-tuition scholarships for students in the top 20% of their high school class or on their SAT or ACT scores, if they agree to teach for five...
The Senate has pulled the plug on a bill which would have shut down the Tesla auto showroom in Indianapolis. Instead of franchising dealerships, Tesla sells to customers directly. The Senate had proposed banning that practice. Senate Commerce Chairman Jim Buck (R-Kokomo) says he...
The forecasters warned us this could happen. The line between little snow and a lot with our latest winter storm was only a short distance. While it appears greater Indianapolis will escape with lower snow totals than initially expected, parts of northern and northwest Indiana...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.-- A body found Monday night in east Indianapolis has been identified as Timmee Jackson, 15-year-old who went missing Christmas Eve, along with friend Satori Dionne Williams, and who is believed to have been killed by a bounty hunter. A news release from the...
The snow was heavy in some places to the north and west, not so heavy around Indy. Still, the morning commute will be dicey in some places, and that will cause some school systems to at least delay classes. Get the updated list HERE from our news partners at RTV6. School...
Legislators are closer to an agreement on when police body-cam videos should be released. The Senate votes next week on a bill making those videos public unless police persuade a judge there's a specific reason it shouldn't be. Footage could be withheld if the court agrees it...
The Pence Administration is making a personal appeal to legislators to release more money for the Regional Cities Initiative. Legislators budgeted $84 million for Regional Cities grants, with the money to come from a tax amnesty. The amnesty raised more money than predicted, and...
Bob Leonard Jr. is guilty of all 51 counts in connection with the 2012 Richmond Hill Explosion, an Allen County jury ruled Wednesday. The verdict comes after five weeks of testimony brought by prosecutors. By contrast, Leonard's defense team used just 30 minutes and called only...